Sunil Gupta

Executive Director and President - Netmagic (An NTT Communications Company)

Sunil Gupta, known as the man who has built and run most data centers in India, is the Executive Director and President of Netmagic, an NTT Communications Company. Sunil is responsible for charting the course for all services in the data center, cloud and IT managed services space with specific focus on the revenue growth, profitability and operational efficiency.

With unparalleled credentials in IT Infrastructure industry, Sunil is an expert to guide a data center business from a macro and micro perspective, having built and run over 15 data centers spread over more than 16,00,000 sq ft.

In a career spanning 23 years, Sunil had spent 10 years at Reliance Communications as Senior Vice President and Business Head of Data Center Business Unit. He has also held senior executive positions at GTL, Iris Software and Angel Solutions. He is an angel investor, a founder member of CIO angel network and is also NASSCOM western council member.

Sunil is a regular speaker and panelist at major industry seminars and trade shows, and has spoken at Gartner Infrastructure Operations and Data Center Summit, CIO Leadership Summit, INTEROP, Datacenter Dynamics, Banknet, among others. He is also the author of “Financial model for understanding data center investments”, an in-depth mathematical model aimed to help CIOs make data center investment decisions.

Sunil is a management graduate with specialization in Strategy & Finance from Columbia Business School, New York, has an Engineering degree in Electronics and Telecommunications and an MBA degree in Marketing Management.

When not indulging in his technology and business pursuits, Sunil is often seen with a book in hand. Among his favourites are “The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari” and “Alchemist”. He also has a passion for Hindi movie songs and Ghazals, and is known to bring down the house when he jams with his 50-member karaoke gang.